Accession Number : ADA125761
Title : Roughans Point, Revere, Massachusetts Coastal Flood Protection Study. Volume I. Main Report.
Descriptive Note : Water resources investigation interim rept.
Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV
Report Date : Dec 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 160
Abstract : This report is an interim response to the flood protection needs of Roughans Point. The recommended flood protective measure involves rugged rock berm sloping seaward along Roughan's Point shore to dissipate incoming waves. This plan provides a 500-year protection over 300 structures in the flood plain. The BCR is 1.1 to 1.
Descriptors : *FLOOD CONTROL , COASTAL REGIONS , OCEAN WAVES , DISSIPATION , ROCK , PLANNING , STORMS , FLOODING , URBAN AREAS , MASSACHUSETTS , PROTECTIVE COVERINGS
Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE